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OJJDP FY 2023 Enhancing Youth Defense

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
April 3, 2023, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
April 17, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

The goal of this program is to implement youth defense delivery system enhancements that strengthen and improve youth defense. This program supports states and localities, through a combination of direct grants and national training and technical assistance, to implement sustainable system improvements that result in improved youth outcomes, reduced recidivism, safer communities, cost savings, and increased public confidence in the juvenile justice system.


Number of Awards: 2
Total Amount Awarded: $1,298,653

Date Created: February 13, 2023